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Bio::Factory::LocationFactoryI(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Bio::Factory::LocationFactoryI(3pm)


Bio::Factory::LocationFactoryI - A factory interface for generating locations from a string


 # Do not use directly, see Bio::Factory::LocationFactory for example
 use Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory;
 my $locfact = Bio::Factory::FTLocationFactory->new();
 my $location = $locfact->from_string("1..200");
 print $location->start(), " ", $location->end(), " ", $location->strand,"\n";


An interface for Location Factories which generate Bio::LocationI objects from a string.


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The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _


 Title   : from_string
 Usage   : $loc = $locfactory->from_string("100..200");
 Function: Parses the given string and returns a Bio::LocationI implementing
           object representing the location encoded by the string.
           Different implementations may support different encodings. An
           example of a commonly used encoding is the Genbank feature table
           encoding of locations.
 Example :
 Returns : A Bio::LocationI implementing object.
 Args    : A string.
2021-08-15 perl v5.32.1